Lisa Granshaw

Full-time writer

New York City

Lisa Granshaw

I'm a freelance writer who specializes in pop culture, entertainment, animals, fashion, and other lifestyle topics.


Independent vs. MAC Cosmetics? We put two fandom makeup lines to the test

Are brand-name fandom cosmetics worth the price?
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Art project honors Usagi Yojimbo—and aids creator Stan Sakai in a time of need

On 30 years of an amazing world of a Samurai rabbit—and the power of an artistic community.
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Boo! NASA photo of the sun looks like a Jack-O-Lantern

The universe is celebrating Halloween a little early this year.
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Fashion of the Force

Star Wars inspires designers from the runway to your closet.
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Sanctuary Offers Refuge to Rescued Farm Animals

We take a look at Farm Sanctuary, an organization trying to increase awareness about farm animals.
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Guys want more out of geek fashion than black T-shirts

Geek guys want in on new fashion options.
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Profile: Bonnie Burton

The Force is with her.
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Dragon Age: Inquisition shows off impressive new combat system

Here's our first hands-on look at the new Dragon Age game.
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Goddess of thunder’s identity remains a mystery in 'Thor No. 1'

The first issue of the new series was released this month.
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How Stargate inspired a cult following

The franchise’s growth and fanbase, and the buzz about its forthcoming big-screen reboot.
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Flaunt your membership in Gaming's Feminist Illuminati with this shirt

No secret society has ever deserved a t-shirt more than this one.
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Geeky Pancakes Are What's for Breakfast

Nathan Shields of has a creative way to get his kids to learn something new and have fun at the same time.
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Lisa Granshaw

My work has appeared on,, the Daily Dot, Blastr,, and more. My writing has been syndicated on The Huffington Post, Mashable,, MSN Living, and Yahoo.

I am available to write features and quick turnaround assignments. Additional clips and recommendations are available upon request.